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From: Jason Stubbs <jstubbs@g.o>
Subject: Re: Slow modem connection in FAQ
Date: Wed, 7 Dec 2005 22:59:10 +0900
On Wednesday 07 December 2005 22:52, Stanislaw Gruszka wrote:
> Is there any reason for disable FEATURES="distlocks" ?
> I think remove possibility disable it will make thinks clear and allow
> telling newbie users how to install gentoo much faster with slow internet
> link.

It prevents being able to have DISTDIR on a samba share or anything else that 
doesn't support advisory locking or hardlinks.

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